Program Manager (ECRSSA)

GECAC Admin   Erie, PA   Full-time     Education
Posted on June 16, 2020

Program Manager (ECRSSA)

The ECRSSA aims to transform the way we as a community are helping citizens return from incarceration or a life of crime to become self-sufficient citizens. Be the next leader of the already successful Erie County Reentry Services & Support Alliance (ECRSSA).

Applications are being accepted for the full-time Program Manager in the ECRSSA program at GECAC.

Qualified applicants will provide leadership to the ECRSSA team and serve as the central point of referral for the ECRSSA. The ideal candidate will have a strong knowledge of the Erie County reentry system, have experience working with all levels of the justice system, possess insight on urban issues impacting the Erie area, and have a working knowledge and acceptance of all aspects of the UnifiedErie initiative (Prevention, Enforcement and Reentry). The ideal candidate must be experienced and comfortable in communicating with local legislators and funders, inclusive of writing funding requests and progress reports. Candidates must be willing to work with the prison population and have experience supporting, empowering and managing individuals. Additionally, candidates must be experienced in data tracking and reporting as they will be the primary communicator with our evaluation partner.

Requires Bachelor's Degree (Master's Degree preferred) in Social Work, Criminal Justice, Public Administration, Organizational Leadership or related field and two years of experience, or six years of experience in restorative justice, victim advocacy, offender services, or related field. Must have experience with civic affairs, community groups, governmental and community agencies.

Additionally, all candidates must be willing and able to work a flexible schedule; have a valid PA driver's license and full-time access to reliable, private transportation; maintain appropriate auto insurance coverage as required as per agency policy; meet immigration law requirements. Due to the likelihood of working with children under the age of 18, these positions must comply with PA Child Protective Services requirements. Act 33, 34 and FBI clearances are required prior to hire and must be updated every 60 months to maintain employment.

Salary Range: $35,747 - $57,500 based on experience.